…Stay Positive

Happy Friday, fellow crusaders! As we slowly inch towards the weekend, it’s time for another dose of positivity. From attacks and healthcare to pipelines and less restricted hunting on Alaska wildlife refuges, there’s a lot to be concerned about. While it’s good to stay informed, and pay attention to what’s going on in the world,…

…Get Off On The Right Foot

While the New Year may be feeling a little old at this point (we are five days in), you’ll have to pardon me while I continue to celebrate its newness for yet another day. For many 2017 might seem predestined for, at best mediocrity, and at worst total destruction of all they hold near and…

…Throw It Away

We’re two days into 2013, and officially out of excuses for avoiding our New Year’s resolutions. If you’re having trouble finding the motivation to follow through on your resolutions, a recent scientific study may help. Research shows that you can literally throw away negative thoughts.  Meaning, that if you write, oh say, “going to the…

…turn that frown upside down

For the first day of resolution aid, I have a simple one for you: SMILE! If not for others then for yourself.  It won’t just improve your mood, but your well-being. I’ll leave the facts and figures of the impact of smiling on your health to the doctors, but I know that smiles make me…

…enjoy the view

There’s a new controversy surrounding Capitol Hill. A lot of strong opinions are being heard about this issue. Both sides of the aisle, celebrities, and “normal” people alike are sounding off their two cents. So in the interest of transparency (just some political jargon for you there) I’m going to just come out and add…

…cheer up

I’m generally a positive person.  I believe I’ve blogged about this before. Which is why I feel obligated to blog about my epic cheerful fail yesterday evening. My apologies to anyone who happened to come into contact with the sullen crab that possessed me yesterday evening. I have no excuses.  Well, no excuses that I’m…